Variable: Wind vector (near surface)

Definition
Full name Wind vector (near surface)
Definition Horizontal wind vector, at a known height above the surface which is to be sprcified in the metadata
Measuring Units m/s Uncertainty Units m/s
Horizontal Res Units km Vertical Res Units
Stability Units m/s (Stability /decade)

 

Comment:
Last modified: 2019-10-15
Classification
  • Domain: Atmosphere
    • Sub-domain: Basic atmospheric
      • Variable: Wind vector (near surface)
        • Measured in Layers:
          • Near Surface
  • Cross-cutting themes:

Requirements defined for Wind vector (near surface)  (19)

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Note: In reading the values, goal is marked blue, breakthrough green and threshold orange

Id Variable Layer App Area Uncertainty Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source
123 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Climate-AOPC (deprecated) 0.5 m/s
1 m/s
5 m/s
10 km
50 km
500 km
60 min
3 h
6 h
3 h
6 h
12 h
Global ocean firm 2007-07-19 AOPC
320 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Global NWP 0.5 m/s
2 m/s
3 m/s
15 km
100 km
250 km
60 min
6 h
12 h
6 min
30 min
6 h
Global land firm 2009-02-10 John Eyre
321 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Global NWP 0.5 m/s
2 m/s
3 m/s
15 km
100 km
250 km
60 min
6 h
12 h
6 min
30 min
6 h
Global ocean firm 2009-02-10 John Eyre
391 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface High Res NWP 0.5 m/s
1.077 m/s
5 m/s
2 km
10 km
40 km
30 min
60 min
3 h
15 min
30 min
2 h
Global land firm 2011-02-01 T Montmerle
392 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface High Res NWP 0.5 m/s
1.077 m/s
5 m/s
2 km
10 km
40 km
30 min
3 h
12 h
15 min
30 min
2 h
Global ocean firm 2011-02-01 T Montmerle
457 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Nowcasting / VSRF 1 m/s
2 m/s
5 m/s
5 km
10 km
50 km
5 min
15 min
60 min
5 min
15 min
60 min
Global land firm 2013-04-08 P. Ambrosetti
458 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Nowcasting / VSRF 1 m/s
2 m/s
5 m/s
5 km
10 km
50 km
15 min
30 min
3 h
15 min
30 min
60 min
Global ocean firm 2013-04-08 P. Ambrosetti
545 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Ocean Applications 0.5 m/s
2 m/s
5 m/s
10 km
25 km
50 km
60 min
3 h
6 h
12 h
24 h
2 d
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
547 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Ocean Applications 0.5 m/s
2 m/s
5 m/s
0.1 km
5 km
20 km
10  6 min
3 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
548 Wind vector (near surface) Ocean Applications 0.5 m/s
2 m/s
5 m/s
1 km
10 km
25 km
60 min
3 h
6 h
3 h
6 h
12 h
Global firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
564 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Climate-OOPC (deprecated) 0.5 m/s
1 m/s
5 m/s
10 km
20 km
100 km
60 min
3 h
24 h
3 h
5 h
12 h
Global ocean firm 2007-07-19 OOPC
734 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Aeronautical Meteorology 0.5 m/s
1 m/s
5 m/s
5 sec
5 min
10 min
5 sec
5 min
10 min
Point firm 2014-03-27 J van der Meulen
765 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Aeronautical Meteorology 0.4 m/s
0.7 m/s
2 m/s
5 sec
60 sec
2 min
5 sec
60 sec
2 min
Point firm 2014-03-31 J van der Meulen
14 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface CLIC (deprecated) 1 m/s
1.7 m/s
5 m/s
25 km
39.7 km
100 km
12 h
15 h
24 h
30 d
38 d
60 d
Global ocean reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
203 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface CLIVAR (deprecated) 1 m/s
2 m/s
5 m/s
50 km
100 km
250 km
12 h
18 h
24 h
3 d
4 d
7 d
Global ocean reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
243 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Climate Modelling Research (deprecated) 1 m/s
2 m/s
5 m/s
50 km
100 km
250 km
12 h
18 h
24 h
30 d
45 d
60 d
Global ocean reasonable 1998-10-29 WCRP
546 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Ocean Applications 0.5 m/s
2 m/s
5 m/s
5 km
10 km
60 km
10  6 min
3 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global ocean reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
549 Wind vector (near surface) Ocean Applications 0.5 m/s
2 m/s
5 m/s
1 km
5 km
25 km
10  6 min
3 h
24 h
5 min
60 min
6 h
Global reasonable 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
53 Wind vector (near surface) Near Surface Agricultural Meteorology 1 km
5 km
40 km
60 min
15 h
60 min
Global land